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12 09, 2022

US provides P6.5m grant for Baguio museum

By |2022-09-12T10:54:20+00:00September 12, 2022|Lifestyle, News|Comments Off on US provides P6.5m grant for Baguio museum

THE United States is supporting the rehabilitation of the Baguio City Museum through a grant worth P6.5 million. “Through the State Department’s Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP), we are working together to build the Museum’s capacity to care for its wonderful collection of artifacts and cultural objects from the [...]

25 07, 2022

Hidilyn to tie knot in Baguio on anniversary of winning Olympic gold, Leni among the ninangs

By |2022-07-25T12:05:45+00:00July 25, 2022|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Hidilyn to tie knot in Baguio on anniversary of winning Olympic gold, Leni among the ninangs

FORMER Vice President Leni Robredo will be the principal sponsor of the wedding of Olympic gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz and her coach - trainer Julius Naranjo in Baguio City. Diaz and Naranjo will tie the knot on July 26, one year after Diaz won the Philippines’ first Olympic gold medal [...]

18 07, 2022

HoHo bus for tourists revived

By |2022-07-18T11:11:06+00:00July 18, 2022|Lifestyle, News|Comments Off on HoHo bus for tourists revived

THE Baguio City government has revived the hop-on-hop-off (HoHo) bus system to accommodate the growing levels of traffic in the city brought about by increasing tourist numbers bringing along their private cars. Relaunched on July 15, the buses are expected to pull some 50 vehicles out of the city’s roads [...]

18 07, 2022

How to dress as a tourist in Baguio a hundred years ago

By |2022-07-18T10:53:03+00:00July 18, 2022|Lifestyle|Comments Off on How to dress as a tourist in Baguio a hundred years ago

You can dress as a “native” if you wanted to, but there are photo studios in Baguio where you wear a g-string and Ibaloi tapis with a pine forest backdrop. You can even wear a rattan headgear or a bungkaka, a bamboo buzzer which creates a buzz when you strike [...]

1 07, 2022

Rainbow flag unfurls in Session

By |2022-07-18T08:23:08+00:00July 1, 2022|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Rainbow flag unfurls in Session

IN celebration of the June pride month, Baguio-Benguet joined the colorful festival and events spearheaded by the Northern Luzon pride, with the theme “segged for love.” In a Metro Baguio pride press conference, Northern Luzon Pride convenor Mx Kiki Krunch expressed that the word 'segged' is an Iloco term which [...]

13 06, 2022

600 items and places in Baguio tagged in cultural map

By |2022-06-13T16:46:02+00:00June 13, 2022|Lifestyle, News|Comments Off on 600 items and places in Baguio tagged in cultural map

THE Baguio City cultural mapping project has recently concluded, tagging some 600 objects, sites and buildings as objects of interest worth including in cultural landscaping projects. Donna Rillera-Tabangin, head of the City Planning and Development Office (CPDO), said that the cultural mapping has catalogued the 600 items and placed them [...]

13 06, 2022

Baguio boy in jail develops solar-powered gasifier

By |2022-06-13T16:39:19+00:00June 13, 2022|Lifestyle, News|Comments Off on Baguio boy in jail develops solar-powered gasifier

A 53-YEAR old engineer and person deprived of liberty (PDL) at the Baguio City Jail has developed a working solar-powered gasifier device during his time interred. “Rex,” whose real name has been withheld, developed the device after giving a proposal to jail management to let him more productively use his [...]

7 06, 2022

Octogenarian Singaporean from Baguio becomes oldest to climb Mt. Apo

By |2022-06-07T09:07:51+00:00June 7, 2022|Lifestyle, News|Comments Off on Octogenarian Singaporean from Baguio becomes oldest to climb Mt. Apo

AN octogenarian Singaporean residing in Baguio City has recently become the oldest person to ever climb Mt. Apo, the tallest mountain of the Philippines. 80-year old Peter Chong, who lives in Baguio with his wife, began the ascent to the 2,954 meter-high peak of Mt. Apo from the Kapatagan starting [...]

7 06, 2022

Baguio enters into P15m MOA with NCCA for Diplomat Hotel conservation

By |2022-06-07T09:05:20+00:00June 7, 2022|Lifestyle, News|Comments Off on Baguio enters into P15m MOA with NCCA for Diplomat Hotel conservation

THE local government of Baguio and the National Commission on Culture and the Arts (NCCA) have entered into a memorandum of agreement (MOA) for the conservation and rehabilitation management of the Diplomat Hotel in advance of its redevelopment into a creative hub for the culture and arts of Baguio City. [...]

30 05, 2022

New showcase for coffee, rabbit food on in Baguio

By |2022-05-30T15:01:37+00:00May 30, 2022|Lifestyle, News|Comments Off on New showcase for coffee, rabbit food on in Baguio

BAGUIO City launched the “Baguio Coffee and Rabbit Food Festival” on Friday, May 27 this year at the Igorot Garden. Held by the city government and the the City Veterinary and Agriculture Office (CVAO), the festival is intended to showcase and promote both Baguio Arabica coffee and rabbit meat. According [...]

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